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1. aspergill, aspersorium

a short-handled device with a globe containing a sponge; used for sprinkling holy water

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noun plural -gilla (-ˈdʒɪlə), -gillums or -gills
another term for aspersorium (sense 2)

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nounWord forms: plural ˌasperˈgilla (ˌæspərˈdʒɪlə ; asˌpərjilˈə) or ˌasperˈgillums
Roman Catholic Church
a brush or perforated container for sprinkling holy water
: also ˈasperˌgill (ˌæspərˌdʒɪl ; asˌpərjilˌ)

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n. pl. as·per·gil·la (-jĭlə) or as·per·gil·lums or as·per·gills
An instrument, such as a brush or a perforated container, used for sprinkling holy water.

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